Regardless of whether you’re in an office or a cubicle, your chair’s location and direction plays an important role in your workspace. In order to feel calm and comfortable, the Harvard Business Review recommends facing your desk chair at the entry of your workspace.
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You might have heard this idea before, but it’s a good tip to consider regardless of the type of workspace you’re in. In general, humans are more comfortable when their backs aren’t exposed to passersby. As the Harvard Business Review points out, if you’re in a cubicle where it doesn’t seem like you can orient your chair toward the entrance, you should try and make your side face the entrance as opposed to your back. Even a slight adjustment will make a big difference in your psychological comfort. Click the link below for a few more tips to make your workspace a better place to be.
Make Your Cubicle a Better Place to Work [Harvard Business Review]